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selection (n):
the act of choosing or selecting
Samples
your choice of colors was unfortunate.
you can take your pick

Related Words: optionpick
selection (n):
the person or thing chosen or selected
Samples
he was my pick for mayor
Related Word: pick
selection (n):
a passage selected from a larger work
Samples
he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings
Related Words: excerptextract
selection (n):
an assortment of things from which a choice can be made
Samples
the store carried a large selection of shoes
selection (n):
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment
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Smile, and the world smiles with you; cry, and you cry alone

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People are usually ready to share in your happiness but not in your sadness


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